Mechanical Technician

  • Job Reference: 431559071-2
  • Date Posted: 26 November 2021
  • Employer: Red Recruitment
  • Location: Bristol, Somerset
  • Salary: £24,000 to £26,000
  • Sector: Engineering and Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Do you have a background in engineering, great technical knowledge, and are looking for a new opportunity based on the outskirts of Bristol? Red is recruiting a Mechanical Technician to join a leading provider of high technology products and services just outside of Bristol. If you're passionate about engineering and would like to be a part of assembling high-tech products, we'd like to speak with you!

Responsibilities of a Mechanical Technician:

  • Ensure that the requirements of the Bill of Materials (BOM) and the customer specification are achieved
  • Identify and resolve build problems
  • Report technical issues and record using the FRACAS process
  • Maintain your technical ability and train and guide less experienced technicians
  • Act as a point of reference to ensure technicians within the build area are fully aware of the build sequence
  • Adhere to all Health and Safety procedures

Skills and experience of a Mechanical Technician:

  • Previous experience in a Mechanical apprenticeship, or City and Guilds part 3, or HND, HNC, or BTech level 3 is required
  • Precision level detail fitting skills
  • Ability to read mechanical drawings
  • Ability to fault find and implement corrective action
  • Relevant electrical qualifications would be ideal
  • Previous mechanical, electrical and electronic assembly skills are desirable
  • Experience working in the semiconductor industry would be beneficial

Benefits of a Mechanical Technician:

  • Salary: £24,000 - £26,000 per annum + shift allowance
  • Hours: Rotating shift pattern, Monday to Friday (Monday to Thursday 6am - 2pm and Friday 6am to 12pm OR Monday to Thursday 2pm - 10pm and Friday 12pm - 5pm)
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Half days on Fridays!
  • A short commute from Bristol Temple Meads with a 10-minute walk to the warehouse
  • Conveniently located with access to J20 on the M5 only 10 minutes away, it is also served by train (10-minute walk) and bus (5-minute walk)
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Private health-care
  • Group Personal Pension Plan
  • A Share Incentive Plan
  • Flexible benefits package that you can tailor to your own requirements

If you are interested in this Mechanical Technician role near the Bristol area, please apply below!

Red Recruitment (Agency)